SPRINGDALE — Marshall Mitchell has been performing music in front of live audiences, with nothing to hide behind but a guitar, for “half of forever,” as he puts it. But he never felt intimidated until he stepped in front of his first audience made up entirely of children. Continue reading...
Military gives 1st look at Fort Chaffee emergency mock-up
FORT CHAFFEE — Only about half a second passed after someone shouted “Shooter !” before the sound of a shotgun boomed throughout the small cinder-block village Wednesday afternoon, and high school students began screaming as they raced inside a mock schoolhouse. Continue reading...
Several buildings damaged by front that also spawned 1st tornado of ’14
BOONEVILLE — The electricity was already out Sunday night when Mike Crowley, owner of Crowley’s City Service, received a phone call from Booneville Superintendent Donnie Hardin about 9:15. Continue reading...